This pack is PERFECT for October and November!
The Ugly Pumpkin is one of my favorite fall read alouds and I know you and your kids will love it too! It's the perfect book to help you make the transition from Halloween to Thanksgiving in your classroom.
I've included the following printables and activities in this download:
- Retelling Interactive Flapbooks and Graphic Organizers
- Looking at the Character's Actions, Motivations, and Traits Printables
- BONUS Interactive Notebook Response Questions
- Syllables and ABC Order Sorts
- Rhyme Time
- Mystery Phrase: I need a home
- Ugly Pumpkin Craftivity and Writing Connections
These activities could also be adapted to be used in a 2nd or 4th grade classroom. If you have any questions or would like to see something added to this pack, please contact me via the Q & A tab here or at: email@example.com
Common Core Correlations:
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.3.2 Recount stories, including fables, folktales, and myths from diverse cultures; determine the central message, lesson, or moral and explain how it is conveyed through key details in the text.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.3.3 Describe characters in a story (e.g., their traits, motivations, or feelings) and explain how their actions contribute to the sequence of events
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RF.3.3c Decode multisyllable words.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.3.2f Use spelling patterns and generalizations (e.g., word families, position-based spellings, syllable patterns, ending rules, meaningful word parts) in writing words.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.3.2g Consult reference materials, including beginning dictionaries, as needed to check and correct spellings.